Non-verbal teenager Tyler Hartfield writes music inspired by Nick Cave

"I have no voice. But I have a lot to say." Those are the words of Tyler Hartfield, a 16-year-old high school student who relies on a digital voice coming out of a computer app to speak. ABC Great Southern / By Ellie Honeybone and Tom Edwards He was born with cerebral palsy and is a non-verbal communicator. Despite the … Continuar lendo Non-verbal teenager Tyler Hartfield writes music inspired by Nick Cave

Nick Cave on the so-called “Cancel Culture”

What is mercy for you? VALERIO, TURIN, ITALY What do you think of cancel culture? FRANCES, LOS ANGELES, USA Dear Valerio and Frances, Mercy is a value that should be at the heart of any functioning and tolerant society. Mercy ultimately acknowledges that we are all imperfect and in doing so allows us the oxygen … Continuar lendo Nick Cave on the so-called “Cancel Culture”

City of Refuge – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvP4q7_KW4A You better run, you better run and run and run You better run, you better run You better run to the City of Refuge You better run, you better run You better run to the City of Refuge You stand before your maker In a state of shame Because your robes are covered in … Continuar lendo City of Refuge – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

The brutal honesty of Nick Cave

The poet David Whyte wrote, “The fear of loss is the motivator behind all conscious and unconscious dishonesties.” I found there to be so much truth in these words. After my son died and I eventually stepped from the darkness back into the world, I brought with me a gift that I feel I am only beginning … Continuar lendo The brutal honesty of Nick Cave

There is a small town – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TM7ICFXvpYw There is a town Where I was born Far far away Across the sea And in that town Where I was born I would dream That one day I would leave And cross the sea And so it goes And so it seems That God lives only in our dreams In our dreams And … Continuar lendo There is a small town – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Bring it on – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdytiYSt_mQ This garden that I built for you That you sit in now and yearn I will never leave it, dear I could not bear to return And find it all untended With the trees all bended low This garden is our home, dear And I got nowhere else to go So bring it on … Continuar lendo Bring it on – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

God is in the house – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eo1WmgB9WBI We've laid the cables and the wires We've split the wood and stoked the fires We've lit our town so there is no Place for crime to hide Our little church is painted white And in the safety of the night We all go quiet as a mouse For the word is out God … Continuar lendo God is in the house – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

A relação de Nick Cave com o Brasil

Nick Cave não era o artista mundialmente aclamado de hoje quando veio tocar no Brasil com sua banda, The Bad Seeds, em 1989. Atraíra alguma atenção na virada dos anos 70 para os 80 como líder da banda pós-punk (e underground) The Birthday Party, e com os Bad Seeds havia lançados discos de respeito no … Continuar lendo A relação de Nick Cave com o Brasil